Tuesday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for Tuesday has a total of 10 games taking place. Here is a look at the odds and over/under total for each contest.
The featured game of the night has the Denver Nuggets hosting the San Antonio Spurs at 9PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Nuggets are the favorite to win this game, as they have odds of -2.5 points at home against the Spurs. The over/under total has been set at 208 points. San Antonio is 19-7 on the season, 11-5 on the road and 16-9-1 against the spread. Denver is 13-12 overall, 6-1 at home and 15-10 against the spread. San Antonio owns a 126-100 win over the Nuggets already this season. The Spurs have won three of their last four against Denver and covered in four of their last six against the Spurs.
The other featured game on the night has the Chicago Bulls hosting the Boston Celtics at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, the Bulls are a slight favorite to win, as they have odds of -1.5 points against the Celtics. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 182 points. Boston is 12-11 on the season, 4-7 on the road and 8-13-2 against the spread. Chicago is 13-10 overall, 7-6 at home and 8-15 against the spread. Boston owns a 101-95 win over the Bulls this season. Chicago has still won five of the last seven in the series, but Boston is 2-1-1 against the spread in their last four meetings.
For odds and point totals for each of Tuesday’s games, see below.
2012 NBA Odds & Over/Under Totals for Tuesday, December 18
501 Atlanta Hawks -6 (188)
502 Washington Wizards +6
503 Toronto Raptors +4.5 (188.5)
504 Cleveland Cavaliers -4.5
505 Utah Jazz +4.5 (193.5)
506 Brooklyn Nets -4.5
507 Minnesota Timberwolves +9 (198)
508 Miami Heat -9
509 Boston Celtics +1.5 (182)
510 Chicago Bulls -1.5
511 Indiana Pacers +2.5 (187)
512 Milwaukee Bucks -2.5
513 Philadelphia 76ers N/A
514 Dallas Mavericks N/A
515 San Antonio Spurs +2.5 (208)
516 Denver Nuggets -2.5
517 New Orleans Hornets +7.5 (193.5)
518 Golden State Warriors -7.5
519 Charlotte Bobcats +12 (208)
520 Los Angeles Lakers -12